Valerie Saunders is a dedicated and board-certified family nurse practitioner with a passion for medical dermatology. Her journey in healthcare began at the University of Illinois, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Driven by a desire to make a profound impact in the lives of patients, she furthered her education at Simmons University, obtaining her Family Nurse Practitioner’s degree.
Patient care, for Valerie, goes beyond just providing treatment—it’s about forming a partnership with each individual she serves. She believes in working collaboratively with her patients to craft a plan of care that not only meets their medical needs but also aligns with their unique preferences and limitations. Valerie firmly believes that the gold standard should be the benchmark, and she tirelessly strives to reach that level of care for every patient she encounters.
Understanding that there is no one-size-fits-all solution in dermatology, Valerie approaches each case with an open mind and a determination to find the most effective and realistic treatment for her patients. She embraces the challenge of uncovering individualized care paths that cater to diverse skin conditions and personal requirements.
With an unwavering commitment to excellence, Valerie treats patients of all ages, spanning a wide range of skin concerns. From acne to Actinic Keratoses, aging and sun-damaged skin to cysts, eczema and atopic dermatitis to mole removal, and from rosacea to psoriasis—Valerie is well-versed in an array of skin conditions, ensuring her patients receive the comprehensive care they deserve.
Valerie Saunders, with her unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, continues to empower her patients with the gift of healthy and radiant skin. Her dedication to individualized treatment plans and her genuine care make her a beacon of hope for those seeking comprehensive dermatological care.